Defending Robert Durst: The Opening Statement

Robert Durst did not murder his long-time friend Susan Berman on December 23, 2000, and he  doesn’t know...

Cops and the Art of Lying 2: The Polygraph Tactic

The following is Part 2 of Crime Story’s coverage of the People vs. Jose Peralta. You can find Part 1 here.

CRIME STORY Contributors Read: The Prosecutor’s Cinematic Opening in The People vs. Robert Durst

We have added a podcast reading to this story that we published last week.

Thomas Durst Startles Jurors With Reenactment of Brother Robert’s Rage and Cruelty

Jurors in the trial of Robert Durst for the murder of his friend Susan Berman were startled by...

The Hot Box and the Trial of Robert Durst

The initial pool of about 50 prospective jurors reports to Judge Windham’s courtroom for voir dire a short...

CRIME STORY on the L.A. District Attorney election

Crime Story has intently covered the candidates and issues surrounding Tuesday's election for Los Angeles District Attorney. We...

The People vs. Robert Durst Has a Jury

Several Crime Story Reporters contributed to this story. It is 11:30 AM on the 27th...

To Imprison or Divert in L.A.

Editor’s note: Out of respect for the privacy of the individuals depicted in this story, we have changed...

Recently-Retired Los Angeles Crime Judge Endorses George Gascón for District Attorney

On February 19, 2020, Katherine Mader retired after serving for nearly two decades as a Los Angeles Superior Court judge. Before she...

A Conversation with Paul Butler about Progressive Prosecutors

Kary Antholis: This is Jury Duty, a weekly podcast forum for the discussion of crime...